Category: Travel

Visit Scotland this Winter

  Scotland in winter is cold and crisp, but incredibly beautiful and the Scottish are very welcoming. St Andrew’s Day on November 30th marked the beginning of Christmas season in Scotland: Christmas markets, full of colorful handmade food and gifts…

Africa’s top 5 music festivals

One of the joys of travel is the chance to experience music in new ways, new settings and with new people. Going to a music festival is the perfect way to immerse yourself in the culture of a country, mixing…

Lanzarote’s answer to Picasso: Cesar Manrique

Mainland Spain may have Picasso, but the Spanish island of Lanzarote has Cesar Manrique – artist, architect and environmentalist. This was a man who had a massive influence not only in the art world, but on the very landscape and…

Why Decide to Visit Dubai

Dubai is becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination, partly due to the fact that it acts as a gateway between the east and west – with enchanting elements of both on offer. With year-round sunshine and world-class leisure facilities it is…

Top Destinations for Winter Sun

If you’re anything like me, the onset of autumn and the impending arrival of winter will have you trawling the internet looking for the best deals on holidays somewhere that the sun’s still shining and the weather is warm. I’ve…

Cities of Northern Europe

Northern Europe is home to some of the most wonderful and fantastic cities in the world. Metropolises as beautiful as Lisbon, Amsterdam and St Petersburg are so very different from the UK – and indeed, one another – that it…

Road Trippin’ from Orlando to New York

With so much open road and a love affair with both automobiles and exploration, it’s little surprise that the US is the road trip capital of the world. The famous Highway 61 route is perhaps the most iconic American driving…

Shows in Las Vegas

The Best Musical Shows of Vegas

Along with girls, gambling and great food, Las Vegas has an absolute TON of world class shows and concerts. We were checking the listings recently and picked out several music-centric shows we wouldn’t mind checking out on our next trip……

Top Cities for New Years Eve Parties

Traditionally Times Square in New York City is the first thing that people imagine when it comes to New Year parties and celebrations. However, this place has too many drawbacks that make it less attractive place for New Years Eve…

The world's best skiing destinations

The world’s best skiing destinations

Originating as a primary mode of personal transport during the winter in Scandinavia and Northern Europe, skiing has since become one of the most popular recreational activities in the world, as well as being a wonderful form of exercise. There…